Posts tagged ‘submarine’

Invention of the submarine

Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) made sketches of a submarine and William Bourne, a British mathematician, drew plans for a submarine in 1578. […]

02/07/2010. Category: vehicles. Tags:

The shortest war… and nuclear weapons

The shortest war on record took place in 1896 when Zanzibar surrendered to Britain after only 38 minutes. The longest was the […]

02/16/2009. Category: war. Tags: , ,